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Gasoline ETFs – All You Need To Know

ETFs – exchange-traded funds – have become wildly popular in the market over the past few years. They give you the broad exposure of a mutual fund with the tradability of a stock, meaning you can actually buy and trade shares of funds like they were shares of any other company on the market. Gasoline […]

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A Guide to Precious Metals ETFs

ETFs – exchange-traded funds – are hot-ticket items these days. So are precious metals, like gold and silver. When you combine the two, you get gold and silver ETFs – two of the most popular ETFs on the market today. Thanks to the unstable global economy, the value of precious metals has risen dramatically and […]

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Dow, S&P 500 And Other Index ETFs

These days, some of the most popular trading assets are index ETFs, like a Dow ETF or S&P 500 ETFs. Traders love these securities because they offer the advantages of a fund with the flexibility of stocks in that you can trade them on an exchange just like a stock. Throw in the advantages of […]

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Foreign Currency ETFs

Everyone by now has heard of stock ETFs – securities that represent indices or bundles of stocks like funds but are traded on exchanges like stocks. Did you know, though, that in addition to these and other well-known types of ETFs, like commodity ETFs and bond ETFs, you can also find exchange-traded funds that represent […]

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How to Buy Stocks in Oil

Many traders these days are standing in line to buy oil stocks – and for good reason. Oil is, without a doubt, the most vital commodity to the global economy today and is always in demand. Since 1999, the price of West Texas Intermediate – one of the price benchmarks for oil used today in […]

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Quick Tips For Learning How to Buy Canadian Stocks

In case you haven’t noticed over the past few years, investors have had limited choices when it comes to stock markets that are stable, growing, and full of opportunity. The Canadian stock market has proven to be one of those choices, which is why more investors these days are interested in buying Canadian stocks than […]

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How to Find Penny Stocks

Penny stocks are exciting for investors because of the enormous potential they carry – as well as the substantial risk. Finding them, though, can be a bit tricky if you don’t know where to look. For the investor who wants to try his or her hand on penny stocks, I’ll explain where you can find […]

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When Did the Stock Market Begin?

Buying and selling stocks has been around for centuries – and certain elements have been around even longer than that. Stock market history is founded on an age-old practice of wanting to invest in an enterprise and make money off its performance, and today, that is no different. While it won’t give you a full-proof […]

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What is the Best Way to Invest in Stocks?

This is a great question that is asked, at one point or the other, by just about every investor and would-be investor in the game. After all, no one wants to lose money in the market (even though everyone will lose money at some point in their careers if they trade long enough). We all […]

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Should You Use Stock Picking Software?

In today’s market, everyone is looking for an edge. From raw beginners to advanced traders, people want to use just about any bit of technology to give them an advantage – and this includes stock-picking software. Stock-picking software really took off over the last decade, as online trading exploded. Now, it’s hard to turn on […]

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